The cheapest buses from Manchester to Sheffield

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Cheapest

$18

Average

$18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Manchester to Sheffield will cost around $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

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04:40AMManchester, Coach Station2h35 07:15AMSheffield, Coach Station
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$181One-way
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09:10PMManchester, Coach Station4h25 01:35AMSheffield, Coach Station
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$181One-way
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01:10PMManchester, Coach Station3h00 04:10PMSheffield, Coach Station
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$181One-way
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04:00PMManchester, Coach Station3h25 07:25PMSheffield, Coach Station
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$181One-way
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06:50AMManchester, Coach Station3h35 10:25AMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way

Timetable Manchester to Sheffield

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04:40AMManchester, Coach Station2h35 07:15AMSheffield, Coach Station
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06:50AMManchester, Coach Station3h35 10:25AMSheffield, Coach Station
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09:10AMManchester, Coach Station2h45 11:55AMSheffield, Coach Station
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11:30AMManchester, Coach Station3h25 02:55PMSheffield, Coach Station
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01:10PMManchester, Coach Station3h00 04:10PMSheffield, Coach Station
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04:00PMManchester, Coach Station3h25 07:25PMSheffield, Coach Station
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09:10PMManchester, Coach Station4h25 01:35AMSheffield, Coach Station
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Oct 26
$8Northern Rail
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Wed
Oct 27
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Oct 28
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
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Oct 29
$8Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
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Oct 30
$9Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
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Nov 1
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
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Nov 2
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
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Nov 3
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
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Nov 4
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
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Nov 5
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
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Nov 7
$12Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Tue
Nov 9
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Wed
Nov 10
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
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Nov 14
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus

The fastest buses from Manchester to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

52 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Sheffield without transferring at least once.

Fastest
04:40AMManchester, Coach Station2h35 07:15AMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way
2nd Fastest
09:10AMManchester, Coach Station2h45 11:55AMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way
01:10PMManchester, Coach Station3h00 04:10PMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way
04:00PMManchester, Coach Station3h25 07:25PMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way
11:30AMManchester, Coach Station3h25 02:55PMSheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
$181One-way

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Bus Information between Manchester and Sheffield

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€10)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesNational Express

Buses from Manchester to Sheffield cover the 32 miles (52 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $12 (€10), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

Bus companies

National Express between Manchester and Sheffield

Buy your official National Express bus tickets from Manchester to Sheffield from $9 (€7) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Manchester - Sheffield bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from Manchester to Sheffield:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Buses from Manchester to Sheffield

    Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the 40-mile route from Manchester to Sheffield in Yorkshire is readily serviced. Passengers can choose from direct and indirect connections, all offered by National Express. Indirect routes usually involve a change at Leeds. Direct services take as little as one hour 25 minutes, with the fastest indirect route taking two hours 55 minutes.

    Which bus companies travel from Manchester to Sheffield?

    UK national coach company National Express provides direct coaches from Manchester to Sheffield seven days a week. National Express has a nationwide fleet of comfortable, spacious coaches, with onboard services including WiFi and personal air conditioning.

    How long is the bus from Manchester to Sheffield?

    Journey times can vary depending on congestion on the roads, particularly during peak travel. The fastest direct route takes just one hour 25 minutes. The fastest indirect service takes just two hours 15 minutes, involving a transfer at Leeds. Passengers must be sure to check the wait time at the transfer station to ensure they do not incur a long layover.

    How many buses are there from Manchester to Sheffield?

    Each day, passengers can expect to choose from 13 departures. Of these 13, two will usually be direct. Indirect options are readily available, involving a change at Leeds. Departures are spread throughout the day, including an overnight service that departs Manchester at 3:40 a.m. arriving in Sheffield before 7:00 a.m.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Manchester to Sheffield?

    Departure bus station: All coaches depart from Manchester Coach Station, located just off Chorlton Street in the city center. Both Manchester Piccadilly and Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester's rail stations, are within easy walking distance, making arrival at the station easy from many destinations across the UK and locally. Station facilities include car parking, toilets, coffee shops, and charging points.

    Arrival bus station: Passengers will arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, otherwise known as Sheffield Interchange. Centrally located, the station is within walking distance of the train station, accessible via a covered walkway. A tram stop at the Interchange can connect passengers with the three Sheffield Supertram routes. Local bus routes also stop at the Interchange, as do numerous coaches serving the rest of the UK, if passengers would like to continue travel. Station facilities include toilets, coffee shops, newsagents and ATMs.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap buses to Sheffield from Manchester cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Manchester to Sheffield buses for as little as $9 (€7)  in the next 7 days.
    How much is the bus from Manchester to Sheffield on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $12 (€10)  for a bus ticket from Manchester to Sheffield.
    How far is Manchester to Sheffield by bus?
    The distance between Manchester and Sheffield by bus is approximately 32 miles (52 km).
    How many hours is the bus time to Sheffield from Manchester?
    While the time it takes to travel 32 miles (52 km) to Sheffield from Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Sheffield bus journey time is on average 2 h 5 min.
    Which bus station from Manchester to Sheffield do I depart from? Which Sheffield bus station from Manchester do I arrive in?

    There are a few bus stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. In Sheffield you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Sheffield, Brown Street, Sheffield and Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

    Where is the bus station in Manchester to go to Sheffield? Where is the bus station in Sheffield located?

    Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their buses from Manchester Piccadilly and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

    Passengers arriving in Sheffield most often arrive at Sheffield, Brown Street and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this bus station to the city center.

    Which bus providers should I travel with from Manchester to Sheffield?
    For the route from Manchester to Sheffield you can take a bus with National Express. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services from Manchester to Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    What are the first and last departure bus times from Manchester to Sheffield?
    The earliest bus for this trip departs from Manchester at 4: 40 AM. The last bus leaves from Manchester at 10: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Manchester to Sheffield and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I book bus tickets to Sheffield from Manchester to score the best deals?
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Manchester to Sheffield within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $12 (€10) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets to Sheffield from Manchester are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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